01/11/2015

Randy Crawford "Best Of Randy Crawford" (1996) -Westcoast Soul / Soul / Smooth Soul-



Label : Warner Bros. Records


01 - Give Me The Night (Chill Night Remix) (Rod Temperton)
02 - Street Life (Joe Sample & Will Jennings)
03 - One Hello (Marvin Hamlisch & Carole Bayer Sager)
04 - Imagine (John Lennon)
05 - Who's Crying Now (Steve Perry & Jonathan Cain)
06 - When I Lose My Way (Turley Richards)
07 - Knockin' On Heaven's Door (Bob Dylan)
08 - Rio De Janeiro Blue (Richard Torrance & John Haeny)
09 - Cajun Moon (J.J. Cale)
10 - Your Precious Love (Nicholas Ashford & Valerie Simpson)
11 - Last Night At Danceland (Joe Sample & Will Jennings)
12 - Same Old Story (Same Old Song) (Joe Sample & Will Jennings)
13 - In My Life (Randy Crawdord & Misha Segal)
14 - Everything Must Change (Bernard Ighner)


Compilation Produced by Matt Pierson & Steve Williams


01 - Give Me The Night (Chill Night Remix)

From "NAKED AND TRUE" (1995)
Produced & Mixed by Ralf Droesemeyer
Remix & Additional Production by J. Krause
Rhodes Clavinet & Moog : Ralf Petter
Guitar : Volker Kurnnoth
Bass : Christopher Isermann
Percussion : Pitti
Vibraphone : Uli Schroeter
Background vocals : Randy Crawford
Drum Programming : Femi Williams

02 - Street Life

From "STREET LIFE" (1979)
Produced by Wilton Felder, 'Stix' Hooper & Joe Sample
Lead vocals : Randy Crawford
Keyboards : Joe Sample
Saxophone : Wilton Felder
Drums : 'Stix' Hooper

03 - One Hello

From "WINDSONG" (1982) & The 20th Century-Fox Movie "I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURE"
Produced by Tommy LiPuma
Rhodes & Acoustic Piano : Robbie Buchanan
Guitars : Paul Jackson Jr.
Guitar Solo : Marty Walsh
Rhythm Section : Lenny Castro (Percussion), Jeff Porcaro (Drums) & Neil Stubenhaus (Bass)

04 - Imagine

From "CASINO LIGHTS" (1982)
Produced by Tommy LiPuma
Arrangement by The Yellowjackets
Accompagnied by The Yellowjackets
Keyboards : Russell Ferrante
Bass : Jimmy Haslip
Drums : Ricky Lawson
Guitar : Robben Ford
Percussion : Lenny Castro

05 - Who's Crying Now

From "THROUGH THE EYES OF LOVE" (1992)
Produced by Michael J. Powell
Acoustic Piano Solo : Joe Sample
Acoustic Piano : Eddie Howard
Keyboards : Vernon D. Fails
Guitar & Percussion : Michael J. Powell
Bass : Al Turner
Drums : Buster Marbury
Saxophone : Courtlen Hale
Background vocals : Gloria Ridgeway, Esther Ridgeway & Gracie Ridgeway
Rhythm Arrangement : Michael J. Powell & Vernon D. Fails
Keyboard Programming : David I. Ward II
Percussion Programming : Paul D. Allen
 
06 - When I Lose My Way

From "SECRET COMBINATION" (1981)
Produced by Tommy LiPuma
Keyboards : Leon Pendarvis
Organ : Neil Larsen
Guitar : Steve Lukather & Dean Parks
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : Jeff Porcaro
Percussion : Lenny Castro
Horns : Larry Williams, Bill Reichenbach, Gary Herbig, Jim Horn & Chuck Findley
Horn Arrangement : Larry Williams & Bill Reichenbach

07 - Knockin' On Heaven's Door

From "RICH AND POOR" (1989)
Produced by Michael Powell
Guitar : Eric Clapton
Alto Sax : David Sanborn
Piano & Synths : Jess Bailey
Guitars : Hugh Burns
Bass : Steve Pearce
Drums & Percussion : Gary Wallace

08 - Rio De Janeiro Blue

From "SECRET COMBINATION" (1981)
Produced by Tommy LiPuma
Flute : Ernie Watts
Keyboards : Leon Pendarvis
Guitar : Steve Lukather & Dean Parks
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : Jeff Porcaro
Percussion : Lenny Castro

09 - Cajun Moon

From "NAKED AND TRUE" (1995)
Produced by Ralf Droesemeyer
Rhodes : Bernie Worrell
Bass : Bootsy Collins
Percussion : Pitti
Vibraphone : Uli Schroeter
String Ensemble : UliStrings
Drum Programming : Femi Williams

10 - Your Precious Love

From "CASINO LIGHTS" (1982)
Produced by Tommy LiPuma
Vocals : Al Jarreau & Randy Crawford
Keyboards : Neil Larsen
Bass : Marcus Miller
Drums : Ricky Lawson
Percussion : Lenny Castro
Guitar : Buzz Feiten
Solo Guitar : Larry Carlton
Saxophone : David Sanborn
Background vocals : Richard Page, Bill Champlin & Steve George
Horns : Larry Williams, Kim Hutchcroft, Jim Horn, Bill Reichenbach, Chuck Findley & Jerry Hey
Horn Arrangement : Larry Williams

11 - Last Night At Danceland

From "NOW WE MAY BEGIN" (1980)
Produced by Wilton Felder, 'Stix' Hooper & Joe Sample
Keyboards : Joe Sample
Guitars : Dean Parks, Roland Bautista, David T. Walker & Tim May
Bass : Wilton Felder & Abraham Laboriel
Drums : 'Stix' Hooper & Mike Baird
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa & Eddie Brown
Background vocals : Maxine Willard Waters, Julia Tillman Waters, Gwen Owens & Melvin Franklin
String Arrangement : Joe Sample
 
12 - Same Old Story (Same Old Song)

From "NOW WE MAY BEGIN" (1980)
Produced by Wilton Felder, 'Stix' Hooper & Joe Sample
Keyboards : Joe Sample
Guitars : Dean Parks, Roland Bautista, David T. Walker & Tim May
Bass : Wilton Felder & Abraham Laboriel
Drums : 'Stix' Hooper & Mike Baird
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa & Eddie Brown

13 - In My Life

From "DON'T SAY IT'S OVER" (1993)
Produced by Misha Segal
Saxophone Solo : Steve Tavaglione
Keyboards, Synths & Strings : Misha Segal
Guitars : Paul Jackson Jr.
Bass : Andrew Gouche
Drums : Ricky Lawson
Percussion Programming : Demetric Collins
Background vocals : Terry Young, Mona Lisa Young & Maxi Anderson

14 - Everything Must Change

From "EVERYTHING MUST CHANGE" (1976)
Produced by Stewart Levine
Alto Saxophone : Jerome Richardson & Dick Spencer
Tenor Saxophone & Flute : Ray Pizzi & Lew Tabakin
Baritone Clarinet & Flute : Bill Hood
Trumpet & Flugelhorn : Bobby Bryant, Snooky Young, Bill Berry & Buddy Childers
Trombone : Jack Raines, Dick Nash, Britt Woodman & Garnet Brown
Bass Trombone : Maurice Spears
Piano : Don Grusin
Acoustic & Fender Bass : John Williams
Drums : Ralph Humphrey
Guitar : Mundell Lowe